A colorful traveler's guide to exotic New Zealand covers the wealth of outdoor activities available in this beautiful country, from cycling and horseback riding to rafting, fishing, skiing, and spelunking. Original.
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rs call their country the "Last Great Paradise" -- and it's no wonder. Similar in size to Japan or Great Britain, New Zealand offers a diversity of scenery hard to match anywhere in the world: glaciated mountains, active volcanoes, vast tracts of dense rainforest, wild rivers and tumbling waterfalls, crystal-clear lakes, magnificent fiords, rich rolling farmlands, dramatic cliffs, and secluded beaches.
Adventuring in New Zealand is the essential guidebook for anyone who wants to discover this country's abundant natural wonders, from the beaches and rocky headlands of the North Island to the scenic fiords of the South Island. This comprehensive volume features:
An overview of New Zealand's geology, flora, and fauna, and a brief history of its inhabitants, including Maori culture
Profiles of twelve national parks, twenty-one forest parks, three maritime parks, numerous scenic reserves, eight coastal farm parks, and many protected islands
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Margaret Jeffries is a native New Zealander and the author of two previous travel guides.
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Book Description Sierra Club Books, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1578050375
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